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Home movie: 170005_001: California and Oregon places with Celilo Falls
Topics: 1940s, California, Visalia, parade, Oregon, Multnomah Falls, Columbia River gorge, Crown Point,...
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Home movie: 170006_001: 1930s Oregon tourism and Calexico
Topics: 1930s, Oregon, Crater Lake, chipmunk, Crooked River, dam construction, Calexico, schools, school...
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Home movie: 170004_007: 1940s California family life and taxidermy room
Topics: 1940s, California, Alameda County family, babies, children, taxidermy room, taxidermy
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Home movie: 170004_004: 1940s California Alameda County family
Topics: 1940s, California, Alameda County, Oakland, family, home, WWII, gas station, dam, reservoir, Lake...
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Home movie: 170004_003: 1940s California Alameda County family
Topics: 1940s, California, Alameda County, Oakland, family, home, WWII, gas station
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Home movie: 170004_002: 1940s California agriculture and Bay Area
Topics: 1940s, California, agriculture, peaches, orchard, harvest, San Francisco, Telegraph Hill, tourism,...
Home movie: 170003_apparent_alt: 1940s Northern California landscapes Pitt River to NASA Ames
Topics: 1940s, California, road trip, Pitt River, dirigible, blimp, Hangar One, NASA Ames Research Center,...
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Home movie: 098169: 1960s Dominican Republic places, people and events
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Topics: 1960s, Dominican Republic, landscapes, city streets, civic parade, military parade, agricultural...
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Home movie: 170004_001: 1940s Russian River trip and California agriculture
Topics: 1940s, California, Russian River, tourism, Guerneville, wildlife, hunting, road trip, play, humor,...
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Home movie: 170003: 1940s California road trip, landscapes, agriculture, blimps
Topics: 1940s, California, road trip, Pitt River, dirigible, blimp, Hangar One, NASA Ames Research Center,...
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Home movie: 170003_E: 1940s California landscapes with dam construction
Topics: 1940s, California, dams, dam construction, Shasta Dam, Sierra mountains, Hoover Dam, Lake Mead,...
Home movie: 170002_001: 1940s California Bay Area family local life and trip to Puerto Rico
Topics: 1940s, California, Oakland, Bay Area, family, home, car maintenance, children, beach, Alameda...
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Home movie: 170001_001: California agricultural life and landscapes with shipwreck
Topics: 1940s, California, delta, Bay Area, landscapes, farm family, rural life, agriculture, Sunol water...
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Home movie: 170003_D: 1940s California peach harvest soft focus
Topics: 1940s, California agriculture, orchards, peaches, peach harvest, soft focus
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Home movie: 098168: 1960s Canada family with two boys
Topics: 1960s, Canada, home, family, domestic, Mom, 1960s fashions, boys, cat
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Home movie: 097823: 1920s, 1930s Havana Cuba with winter hiking
Topics: 1920s, 1930s, Havana, Cuba, city streets, ship lock, canal, forest fire, circus, circus tent...
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Home movie: 098055b: 1940s Washington, DC home and tourism
Topics: 1940s, brick homes, row housing, Washington, DC, Washington Monument, tomb of the unknown soldier
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Home movie: 010232_001: 1940s Illinois rural life and strike
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Topics: 1940s, Illinois, World War II, Caterpillar Tractor Protest, farm, rural life, parade, protest,...
Home movie: 098164: 1960s California naval family off duty and military air show
Topics: 1960s, California, naval family, family, home, domestic, recreation, Yellowstone, anniversary,...
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Home movie: 098161: 1950s Georgia family and neighbors
Topics: 1950s, working-class family, integrated neighborhood, Georgia, families, military family, army...
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Home movie: 098163: 1960s California naval family at home and camping
Topics: 1960s, California, naval family, family, home, domestic, beach, horseback riding, picnic,...
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Home movie: 098166: California naval family off duty and Coast Guard training
Topics: 1960s, California, family, home, naval family, Las Vegas, Coast Guard, lifesaving service,...
Home movie: 098165: 1960s California naval family at Marine World and Catalina Island
Topics: 1960s, California, family, home, naval family, Marine World, trained animals, Los Angeles, city...
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Home movie: 098162: 1950s Naval air carrier in the Pacific
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Topics: 1950s, Naval air carrier, Pacific Ocean, Tokyo, city streets, brothel, UN helicopters, US naval...
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Home movie: 097871: 1960s cross-country train trip to California
Topics: 1960s, passenger train, dome car, Rocky Mountains, Great Basin, deserts, California Zephyr train,...
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Home movie: 098150: 1950s Brandeis University graduation and train wreck
Topics: 1950s, New Jersey, birthday party, Brandeis University, graduation, train wreck, snow, emergency...
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Home movie: 098115: 1964 road trip to San Francisco and the West
Topics: 1964, San Francisco, California, route 101, SFO, neighborhoods, waterfront, piers, redwoods,...
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Home movie: 098114: 1950s Oakland California family
Topics: 1950s, California, Oakland, family, home, children, Muir Wood, Oakland neighborhoods, kinetic...
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Home movie: 098065: 1950s camping road trip Ontario and New England
Topics: 1950s, Niagara Falls, camping, Cananoque Boat, Kingston, Ontario, road trip, men grooming in...
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Home movie: 098112: 1940s California landscapes
Topics: 1940s, California, road trip, Russian River, northern California, landscapes, black kittens,...
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Home movie: 098092: 1950s Kentucky family summer fun
Topics: 1950s, Kentucky, family, Easter, Easter best, summer, picnic, river, rambler, fishing, small...
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Home movie: 098055a: 1940s three toddlers and zoo
Topics: 1940s, three toddlers, young children, zoo, pet rabbit
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Home movie: 097869: 1940s Illinois church group picnicking and hiking
Topics: 1940s, Illinois, Starving Rock State Park, church group, picnic, hiking, fall color, Buffalo Rock...
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Home movie: 097868: 1950s Detroit city and a company picnic
Topics: 1950s, Detroit, city streets, crowd on sidewalk, James McGraw Machinery & Supplies, group...
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Home movie: 097814: 1940s World War II family with military aircraft
Topics: 1940s, home, family, baby, World War II, military aircraft, bomber, war memorial
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Home movie: 097815: 1940s and 1950s party family
Topics: 1940s, home, young adults, records, LPs, smoking, playing, roughhouse, 1950s, maturity, small...
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Home movie: 010150: California merchant family and staff at GGIE
Topics: 1939, California, department store, Golden Gate International Exposition, GGIE, bus loading, field...
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Home movie: 010139: 1920s New York family and urban landscapes
Topics: 1920s, New York, elevated train, the El, home, family, Central Park, zoo, urban architecture,...
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Home movie: 010144: 1950s Japanese American family in California
Topics: 1950s, California, landscapes, rural life, Central Valley, Japanese American family, vineyard, rice...
Home movie: 010137_001: 1940s California upper class girls school and regional roads
Topics: 1940s, San Francisco, Great Highway, Ocean Beach, Skyline blvd., Route 35, school campus, Convent...
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Home movie: 010121_001: 1930s Bronx family summer camp drama and sports
Topics: 1930s, New York, family, party, affection, summer camp, wrestling, Greek muses, drama, theater,...
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Home movie: 010132: 1920s upper class California club life
Topics: 1926, 1927, Beresford Club, California, upper class, San Mateo County, country club, golf, tennis,...
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Home movie: 010108_001: 1938 Medford Massachusetts community
Topics: 1938, Medford, Massachusetts, sidewalk, street, people, community, automotive labor, car...
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Home movie: 010074_001: 1960s waves breaking at Bald Head
Topics: 1960s, Bald Head, waves breaking, breaking waves, painter, painting
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Home movie: 010131_001: 1950s amateur film of women at beach in La Jolla
Topics: 1950s, filmmaking, technical, film, color balance, California, Route 1, coast, La Jolla, amateur...
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Home movie: 010129_001: 1950s Pennsylvania road trip and New York City
Topics: 1950s, Pennsylvania, highway, Kittatinny Mountain, Blue Mountains, Pittsburgh, funnicular, home,...
Home movie: 010135: 1920s California merchant family stores and trip to Lindbergh parade
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Topics: 1920s, California, San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, cross-country train, train trip, Charles...
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Home movie: 010136_001: 1920s amateur film satire of department store
Topics: 1920s, Just Any Day at Scandalhoff’s, amateur film, costume drama, melodrama, comedy,...
Home movie: 010126: 1940s World War II Navy film about Grumman aircraft with sound
Topics: 2020 Vetting notes: 8 mins., sound, 1940s, World War II, aircraft carrier, Navy, narrative of...
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Home movie: 010123: 1950s Los Angeles School District art education programs
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Topics: 1950s, Los Angeles, community center, integrated students, adult students, children of color,...
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Home movie: 010117: 1940s outdoors life and home life
Topics: 1940s, woman fly fishing, family, hiking, home, school bus, new baby, kid on bicycle, Christmas,...
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Home movie: 010112_001: 1950s road trip Las Vegas and desert southwest
Topics: 1950s, road trip, Mojave desert, driving, ghost town, Death Valley, Las Vegas, neon, Sahara hotel,...
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Home movie: 010125_001: 1950s Western Scenics and Englewood Colorado
Topics: 1950s, Western U.S., landscapes, deserts, mountains, three women, road trip, waterfalls, family,...
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Home movie: 010078_001: 1930s happy family reunion in upstate New York
Topics: 1930s, happy family, social club, picnic, playing, affectionate, kissing, hugging, bumper cars, New...
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Home movie: 010077_001: 1940s Ringling Brothers Circus and fair
Topics: 1940s, Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey, circus, clowns, burros, small people, animal abuse,...
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Home movie: 010106: 1930s to 1940s family wedding and working waterfront
Topics: 1930s, 1940s, church, wedding, family, party, drinking, dancing, beer, working-class family,...
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Home movie: 010102: zoo animals
Topics: unidentified, zoo, animals, fox, black bear, elephant, snakes, crocodile, warthog, antelope,...
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Home movie: 010107: 1928 New York City Central Park and Hunters Island
Topics: 1928, New York City, City Hall, Hunters Island, Central Park, 1920s fashions, sledding, beach,...
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Home movie: 010101: 1950s road trip on Lincoln Highway
Topics: 1950s, road trip, desert, western states, Rocky Mountains, Western U.S., landscapes, dog, German...
Home movie: 010072_001: 1950s cabin at the lake birthday party and Christmas
Topics: 1960s, road trip, Old Fort Niagara, Niagara Falls, Badlands, South Dakota
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Home movie: 010075: 1960s New England shore after storm
Topics: 1960s, New England, shore, storm, high winds, resort, heavy surf, post storm calm, gulls, swallows,...
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Home movie: 010040: 1940s Brooklyn big family with beer
Topics: 1940s, Brooklyn, large family, many children, beer, children drink beer
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Home movie: 010072_001: 1950s cabin at the lake birthday party and Christmas
Topics: 1950s, family, young girls, knotty pine, camp, lake, lakeshore, recreation, cigarettes, smoking,...
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Home movie: 010067: 1930s USC student life with sports
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Topics: 1936, 1937, University of Southern California, USC, homecoming, football, USC vs. Notre Dame, track...
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Home movie: 010062_001: 1940s rural life with traffic accident
Topics: 1940s, rural roads, cotton fields, military air field, kit houses, citrus grove, car wreck,...
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Home movie: 010049_001: 1940s Michigan life
Topics: 1940s, Michigan, suburban street, loading car, bungalow, Holland, MI, tulip festival, street...
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Home movie: 010042: 1930s Canada waterways and canoe camping
Topics: 1930s, Canada, Quebec, St. Anne de Perade, timber, lumber, Marconi Radio, passenger ship, Loons,...
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Home movie: 010069: 1960s teenagers at a dance with Florida and home
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Topics: 1960s, Florida, tourism, alligator, swamp tour, beach, family, Christmas, girls, gifts, teenagers,...
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Home movie: 010070: 1930s amateur film Bubbles of Red Gap
Topics: 1930s, “Bubbles of Red Gap, ” amateur film, rural, satire, Orientalism, cross-dressing, humor,...
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Home movie: 010068_001: 1950s Christmas and family life with two girls
Topics: 1950s, Christmas, two girls, gifts, bicycle ride, brick street, birthday party, camping
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Home movie: 010066_001: 1950s Thanksgiving and Christmas with family
Topics: 1950s, Thanksgiving dinner, family, grandpa, premature puppy, puppies, Santa Claus, Christmas,...
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Home movie: 010065_001: 1960s New York and DC tourism and family
Topics: 1960s, Circle Line, New York City views, United Nations, Washington, D.C., sights, Capitol mall,...
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Home movie: 010060: 1930s New York City labor strike
Topics: 1930s, New York City, I. J. Fox strike, strikers, picket line, protest signs, political protest,...
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Home movie: 010058_001: 1931 Upstate New York town life with flood
Topics: 1931, Upstate New York, St. Lawrence, attempted entry, child crime, burglary, Masonic home camp,...
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Home movie: 010054_001: 1940s Great Lakes recreations and Ohio parade
Topics: 1940s, Great Lakes, family, lakeshore, summer recreation, boating, fishing, civic parade, Ohio,...